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Layton Hooper Indian Wars Symposium

June 3, 2023
Colorado National Guard Headquarters
6868 South Revere Parkway, Centennial, CO 80112

Join us June 3rd from 9:00am to 5:00 pm , doors opening at 8:30. Featuring well-known speakers, morning coffee, juice & doughnuts, full buffet lunch, authors and booksellers. This year our no-host party will be held at the Courtyard Marriott inn Greenwood Village. Scroll down to lodging arrangements for more information. 

Send your check to:

OIW, PO Box 1650, Johnstown, CO 80534

Conference flyer coming soon.

Speaker List

Michael Jordan

Images of Warfare on the Central and Southern Plains: Recent Research on Nineteenth Century Kiowa and Cheyenne Drawings

Paul Magid

A Tale of Two Generals, the Rivalry Between Miles and Crook

Mary Anthony Startz

William McNamara - First Sergeant 4th US Cavalry 1856-2887 The Journey to Find his Medal of Honor

Mark Lee Gardner

The Earth Is All That Last: Some Things I Hated to Leave Out of my Book but Did

Joe Creaden

The Sibley Scout: A Close Acquaintance with Death Is not a Pleasing Sensation



We will return to the Colorado National Guard Headquarters for this year's symposium. 

Annual No Host Party

This year we are returning to the scene of previous conferences, the Courtyard by Marriott Denver Tech Center, located at 6565 South Boston Street, Greenwood Village, CO  80111. The hotel has just completed a substantial renovation that includes many cosmetic upgrades plus all new beds.

A hot breakfast is included Saturday morning, though you will be on your own for Sunday. For reservations, call (303) 721-0300 and request to speak to Hannah Foster, special events coordinator. Be sure to mention the Order of the Indian Wars to receive our special group discount. Our Friday night rates, which includes Saturday morning hot breakfast are $120 for a standard King and $140 for a double Queen. Saturday night is $110 for the standard King and $130 for two Queen beds.

The hotel plans to provide a special link for online reservations just for our group. This link will be available soon on our web site. Meanwhile, feel free to call the hotel directly for your reservations.

More Information

For more information contact Dennis Hagen at 303-690-4450

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